Challenge Staus: Open
Closing Date: June 6th, 2022
Closing Time: 16:00 (UTC-3)
In order to promote the technological development of solutions around the use and applications of iodine and its derivatives, and in line with its commitment to enabling a more sustainable industry and making the world a better place to live, SQM, the leader and main producer of iodine globally with support of Expande, launched “Genius”; an open innovation call that seeks identifying the best solutions that encourage the use of this element and its derivatives in Chile and at an international level.
Who can apply?
Individuals, companies, startups, research centers or other entities that have validated solutions at laboratory level and are legally constituted, in accordance with the current legislation of their country of origin. In the case of teams and consortiums, the responsible institution before SQM” or a similar one that includes natural persons must be clearly identified.
The winners will recieve prizes of USD 120.000, USD 60.000 and USD 30.000 from SQM to support them in advancing their solution to the next technology readiness level.